Australia gives employees another slap in the face

| April 2, 2017

When it comes to employment in Australia, the Productivity Commission is the Fox guarding the hen house and this is just one more example.

The Fish Bowl effect -2

| December 23, 2015

While they claim to reduce waiting times, don’t be fooled, they reduce the numbers of staff they need to serve you.

The Fish Bowl effect.

| December 12, 2015

It’s time businesses woke up and started to review their position in the community – the same community they draw their customers from. It’s the “Fish Bowl effect” – we all rely on each other in an economic microcosm.

Zombie Workchoices?

| February 13, 2015

So if Workchoices was “dead and buried”, does that make this “Zombie Workchoices”?

If you thought the GFC was bad, here’s what’s coming. . . Part 2

| December 19, 2014

The solution is to create new industries to replace those ones lost overseas. Don’t try and get the old lost industries back home. Leave them overseas to keep the competition busy.

If you thought the GFC was bad, here’s what’s coming.

| December 8, 2014

While the economists spruik the savings mantra and politicians dish out budget cuts under the banner of catchphrases like “belt tightening” or “responsible fiscal policy”, they ignore the real problem – the technological revolution aftershock is about to hit us.

The overtime scam

| September 6, 2014

Beware of the term “salary” it can often hide an employment scam and so can the title “trainee manager”.

Earnings – the way they fudge the figures – exposed.

| July 8, 2014

Because the statistics deal in averages, what they won’t show is the widening gap between the rich and the poor and the vanishing middle class in between.

Did you steal my job?

| December 20, 2011

Was their silence also contributing to the loss of jobs, just like those automated teller machines were?